GRE Word List


a mixture of different elements

The meaning of the word amalgam is a mixture of different elements.

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rhetoricthe art of speaking or writing effectively: such as
levitateto rise or float in or as if in the air especially in seeming defiance of gravitation
sarcasma sharp and often satirical or ironic utterance designed to cut or give pain
shamblesa meat market
urgeto present, advocate, or demand earnestly or pressingly
imbalancelack of balance : the state of being out of equilibrium or out of proportion
elysianof or relating to Elysium
flinchto withdraw or shrink from or as if from pain : wince
nominalof, relating to, or being a noun or a word or expression taking a noun construction